Sensex ends 153 pts lower ahead of long weekend

Sensex ends 153 pts lower ahead of long weekend

Markets will remain closed on Monday on account of "Id-ul-Fitr" (Ramzan Id). It touched a new high of 31,522.87 points during intra-day trade. Minutes into trading, it was quoting at 31,370.11 points, up by 86.47 points, or 0.28 per cent. Read More

Apple iOS 11's screen capture feature could be nightmare for Snapchat users

Apple iOS 11's screen capture feature could be nightmare for Snapchat users

Apple is targeting distracted motorists with a new feature that will automatically block incoming iPhone notifications while you drive. Other changes include the introduction of a new iPad Pro , the iOS 11 update, MacOS High Sierra , and the iMac Pro . Read More

South Korea To Phase Out All Coal & Nuclear Power

President Moon Jae-in said Monday that South Korea will move away from the nuclear energy and will not seek to extend the life of existing nuclear plants. The president said the business community's concerns about power shortages, energy bill hikes and the expense of shutting down reactors can not deter his nuclear-free energy policy. Read More

Next two tropical cyclones expected to form within days

Maximum sustained winds were near 40 miles per hour with higher gusts. Exactly where the system fully organizes will determine its future track. " Potential Tropical Cyclone #2 " is moving quickly towards the Southern Windward Islands with 40 miles per hour winds. Read More

Qatar Petroleum CEO says gas won't be cut to UAE - Al Jazeera

The list included several prominent Qatari charities that carry out life-saving work across the Middle East and elsewhere, including in Syria, Yemen, Sudan and Palestine. "Saudi Arabia and some of the region's Arab countries have become a puppet of the United States of America, and pre-planned tensions in the region will only have the U.S. Read More

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions gameplay trailer revealed, watch it here

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions gameplay trailer revealed, watch it here

During the show, Nintendo announced that an updated version of the first game in the Mario & Luigi series was in development for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. You also get a more strategic way to play with Bowser's Minions , which has you amassing a whole army of enemy characters like Goombas and the like as you rally the troops to go after your boss. Read More

Intel: 'We want to bring VR to Esports' With The Challenger League

Intel: 'We want to bring VR to Esports' With The Challenger League

The four- to 10-core processors will be available for pre-order starting June 19 and will start shipping to consumers the following week. A new partnership between Intel and ESL will certainly increase the level of exposure for esports and with the latest move, the world's leading manufacturer of desktop processors will become the Global Technical Partner of ESL . Read More

Hyundai plays catch-up with new subcompact SUV

Hyundai plays catch-up with new subcompact SUV

The reality of how entertaining the little SUV will be to drive is still up for discussion, but you can't deny that Hyundai's increasingly staid design language has been given a thorough going over, instilling the Kona with distinctive, if not necessarily attractive sheet metal. Read More

LeBron not faulting Warriors for building super team

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant , center, celebrates with teammates after the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 118-113 Wednesday night in Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Cleveland . "You can tell, he knows this is his moment", Kerr said. And that helped build chemistry between Durant and 3-point sharpshooters Curry and Thompson as they unite for an National Basketball Association title, the first for Durant. Read More

Star Wars Battlefront II's free post-launch content plans detailed

Star Wars Battlefront II's free post-launch content plans detailed

Unlike the previous Battlefront game, Battlefront II will have the highly-demanded single-player campaign, set between the stories of Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens . Video game stories from other sites on the web. With the demo featuring more explosions than your average Call of Duty title, Payback looks big, silly and fun. Read More

10000 evacuated, 4 dead as fires engulf South African town

10000 evacuated, 4 dead as fires engulf South African town

Four people died in a fire caused by a lightning strike in the northern Cape Town suburb of Kraaifontein, while another was killed in the Lavender Hill area when a building collapsed, according to the provincial government. Zille has been suspended from her party - the main opposition Democratic Alliance - over tweets apparently endorsing colonialism, but remains head of the regional government. Read More

Director: 'Wonder Woman' a 'hero' for all

Director: 'Wonder Woman' a 'hero' for all

Steve is so deep in the mythology that after some debate we found that just like Wonder Woman needs Steve, we needed Steve too. And yet, for some reason, it appears that Warner Bros . He also has to be changed by Wonder Woman . They can have love, they can have vulnerability, they can have complexity. ". We have different talents as men and women, but they're equally important and we're both equally capable". Read More

Weak UK growth could drive up unemployment rate, warns OECD

Weak UK growth could drive up unemployment rate, warns OECD

In 2017, India's GDP growth is expected to hit 7.3 per cent and 7.7 per cent the following year, slightly better lift than figures released by the Statistics Office last week, but largely in tandem with a World Bank report on robust growth in the country. Read More

Apple unveils watchOS 4 with a ton of new features

WatchKit for watchOS 4 is available immediately for iOS Developer Program members at developer.apple.com. Siri is being positioned as a more proactive helper on the Apple Watch . In watchOS 4 , the Music experience is getting a redesign and revamp. If you're on the go and can't reach your phone, you'll be able to send funds to your contacts from the Watch. Read More

Disney CEO Bob Iger quits Trump council over Paris climate agreement

According to the agreement, by 2025, the USA was to reduce gas emissions by 26-28% in comparison with the levels seen ten years ago. Pruitt claimed Trump wants better terms within the Paris framework or an entirely new deal, and dismissed warnings from world leaders that it is not negotiable. Read More

Christy Clark to stay on as BC premier

Christy Clark to stay on as BC premier

The Liberals have ruled the province for 16 years. The two parties have also agreed to ban corporate and union donations to political parties, as well as contributions from non-residents of B.C. There's no specific mention of fracking or LNG, for example, or of ferries. "The results of the election clearly demonstrated that voters wanted to put an end to the bitter, divisive and cynical politics of the past, and get on with productive governance", said BC Green Party leader Andrew Weaver ... Read More

The PS3 Console Has Ended Production Over In Japan

The PS3 Console Has Ended Production Over In Japan

Of course, there will be more games that will be included with two listed above, as there's usually 6 games that are available to download for free each month. The two PS4 titles surfaced through a leak ahead of Sony's official announcement. Some of the most notable PlayStation-exclusive games that found a home on the PS3 include the first three entries in the Uncharted series, The Last of Us , Metal Gear Solid 4: Sons of the Patriots , several Yakuza titles, and five Ratchet & ... Read More

Won't change Rs 3050 crore fine imposed, says Trai

Won't change Rs 3050 crore fine imposed, says Trai

In February, the Telecom Commission , the highest decision-making body of the communications ministry, had asked Trai to reconsider its views and sought clarifications on almost a dozen points, including whether the regulator had the power to make such a recommendation and whether the stipulated 90-day period was given to the three telcos for providing PoIs to the newcomer. Read More

DJI's $500 Spark Drone Launches From Your Palm

DJI's $500 Spark Drone Launches From Your Palm

This means that it will be very easy to control even for those who have not flown a drone before. The latter capability is important for further growth of the market for recreational drones, which is dominated by Shenzhen-based DJI , California's GoPro Inc., France's Parrot Drones SAS and Beijing-based Xiaomi Corp. Read More

Rebel Wilson gives evidence in Vic court

Rebel Wilson gives evidence in Vic court

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP ) - Rebel Wilson was devastated by a series of magazine articles that she says painted her as a liar and subsequently cost her roles in Hollywood, a lawyer for the actress said Monday. The publisher's lawyer, Georgina Schoff, claimed that the pieces were factual and explained, "They weren't nasty articles". She told reporters she had not been able to audition for movies because of her pending trial. Read More